NYU guy on cell: Hey dude, I just wanted you to know that I left my burrito in your fridge. Yeah, I’ll come around next Tuesday to pick it up.
–South Street Seaport
Overheard by: Julium
Rotund old woman at lesbian hipster cafe: Give me a sesame bagel, pound it down till it’s flat, then toast it till it has a nice rich brown coating. And please, a coffee with cream. Make it a nice tan color.
–Paradise Cafe, 8th & 17th
Overheard by: Sebastian White
Middle aged dad, yelling while crossing street with sons: I will learn to make Pad Thai!
Girl on phone: But seriously, you give me good food, and there’s a pretty good chance I’ll have a thing for you.
–Union Square Park
Overheard by: molly
Man: You know, when I was 25 all I thought about was spending the night at the Playboy mansion. And now I’m 35, and all I really want to do is eat barbecue.
–Hill Country BBQ
Overheard by: I’m just here for the ribs.